Seven killed, 35 injured in road mishap in UP

Seven persons, including five members of a family, were Friday killed and 35 others injured when a jeep collided with a tractor-trolley on Balrampur-Bahriach highway near Katra air strip, police said.

Last Updated: Apr 08, 2011, 12:10 PM IST

Shravasti: Seven persons, including
five members of a family, were Friday killed and 35 others injured when a jeep collided with a tractor-trolley on Balrampur-Bahriach highway near Katra air strip, police said.
Pawan (12), Poonam (14) Budhram (40), Sukhraja (60) and Ramkala (50), all family mmebers, and two others--Umesh
(28) and Nanmoon (35) were killed on the spot when they were returning after paying obeisance at Devipatan temple in Balrampur, they said.

The injured have been rushed to a hospital, where
condition of over half a dozen was stated to be stable.

PTI